NCJRS Abstracts

Database Description and Information

Description: Index to criminal justice research published

What's Covered: Selected government & research reports, books, journal articles, and conference presentations

Subjects Covered: Criminal Justice, Police/Law Enforcement, Forensics

Access to the full-text: Government reports - many are available via the Resource Location links.  Journal Articles - use the Find It! button to see if the University Library subscribes to the journal

Dates Covered: 1970 - present


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More Details

Periodicals Indexed: 188 ( List of core periodicals and selectively indexed periodicals)
Number of Records: 200,000
Availability: Available freely on-campus, off-campus restricted to current CSU Stanislaus faculty, students and staff
Platform: CSA Ilumnia
CSU Stanislaus URL:


Search Operators

Default search: phrase
Truncation symbol: *
Phrase searching: "phrase" (enclose phrase in quotation marks)
Boolean AND: and
Boolean OR: or
Boolean NOT: not